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  • Gratitude in a Jar

    Written by: Natalie Dormady, contributing writer.  Follow more of her story on her Instagram, @littlearthlings.   “I don’t have to chase extraordinary moments to find happiness – it’s right in front of me if I’m paying attention and practicing gratitude.”  -Brene Brown. It’s around 10 in the morning. I’m sitting at my computer desk, attempting […]
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  • A Grateful Heart

    Written by: Marcela Sabía, contributing writer.  Follow more of her journey at marcelailustra.com, or on her Instagram, @marcelailustra. The other day I posted on my Instagram story, welcoming hundreds of new followers. I was moved and inspired. Three years ago I had less than 1,000 followers and was starting over in nearly every area of […]
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  • Change Your Attitude by Choosing Gratitude

    Written by: Megan Lawrence, contributing writer.  Follow more of her journey at HealingHopefuls.com or on her Instagram, @in.my.own.words.   There is no such thing as recovery without gratitude, and if there was, it would be hard to maintain. While gratitude is not required to start your recovery journey, I want to ask you to just […]
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  • Gratitude for the Road Less Traveled

    Written by: Gracie, Facebook manager and contributing writer at Unpolished Journey. I took the road less traveled.  No, I did not willingly choose this road.   So maybe I should say I’m on the road I never thought I would travel. And boy am I glad I am on it.  I remember my junior year of […]
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  • State of (my) Union

    (This post was originally posted on Emma Florin’s personal blog, emmaflorin.wordpress.com.) I’ve spent a large portion of my life visiting other cultures and nations around the world. I would go as far to say that my experiences abroad have shaped me into the person I have become. I’ve been to magical places like Paris, the […]
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